President Obama has decided gun control...or at least talking about it....is good politics. There has been a clamor for a "national conversation" from Mayor Bloomberg and others after the Aurora, CO theater shootings.
The President told a gathering in New Orleans that soldiers, not citizens should have access to assault style weapons and high capacity magazines.
Up til now Mr. Obama has walked a cautious line on the issue for fear of motivating gun owners to vote against him.
Obama calls for more steps to curb violence, including gun control - chicagotribune.com